We often refuse to accept an idea merely because the tone of voice in which it has been expressed is unsympathetic to us.
The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.
People say Malala’s voice is being sold to the world. But I see it as Malala’s voice reaching the world and resonating globally. You should think about what is behind Malala’s voice. What is she saying? I am only talking about education, women’s rights, and peace.
God spoke to me and called me to His Service. What form this service was to take the voice did not say.
The party has to be much more. It has to connect in a real way with rank-and-file members and be their voice.
In poetry, I have, since very young, loved poetry in translation. The Chinese, the French, the Russians, Italians, Indians and early Celts: the formality of the translator’s voice, their measured breath and anxiety moves me as it lingers over the original.
When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, And the dimpling stream runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise of it.
But I still don’t have a clear idea of what my voice is.
In the adjustment of the new order of things, we women demand an equal voice; we shall accept nothing less.
Turn where we may, within, around, the voice of great events is proclaiming to us, Reform, that you may preserve!